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  1. .com | Police probing possible links between Vereeniging bomb suspect and KZN explosivesRead the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | News24

    Police are investigating whether a man arrested in connection with the discovery of a suspected homemade explosive device at a Vereeniging mosque last month is linked to the explosive devices found recently in Durban, the Hawks said on Thursday. The man, who is apparently not known to the community of the Vereeniging suburb of Roshnee, was arrested on July 31 after he was apprehended by security guards at the Masjid Taqwa mosque where he had attended a prayer service.

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  2. Springboks pack bolstered by return of Marx and EtzebethRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    ... Whether you're looking to buy or rent, OneRoof.co.nz has everything you need to find your dream home. DURBAN, South Africa (AP) - South Africa's forward pack has been bolstered by the return from injury of hooker Malcolm Marx and lock Eben Etzebeth ...

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  3. Tested: Renault Clio F1 edition is bouncing good funRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    Johannesburg - I have always loved hot Renaults, particularly the naturally-aspirated 2.0-litre Clio RS models that have been coming to South Africa since the early 2000s. Like the Nissan 200STIs and 200GXIs, Opel Kadett Superbosses and Honda Civic VTECs that I grew up around in Durban, the Clios always struck me as honest cars, built for driving, and driving hard at that.

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  4. "No one thanks taxi drivers. We only complain that they drive terribly" - @LvovoSaRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    L'vovo is staging a #TaxiIndustryAppreciationDay out in Chesterville Rank, Durban today to extend his gratitude to taxi drivers who have had a hand in promoting his music. He said taxi drivers play his music endlessly and wanted to honour this industry that most people don't really cherish but has done wonders to his journey and many other artists.

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  5. 'A father figure and a shrewd tactician'Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Cricketer International

    Indian captains fall into two categories - great and significant. Ajit Wadekar was one of the latter, giving the final touches to the team built by MAK Pataudi by leading India to series victories in the West Indies and England .

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  6. "Bigger, bolder and more inclusive": Kumi Naidoo sets out his vision for human rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Amnesty International

    Amnesty's first ever South African Secretary General sets out his vision for the direction of the world's largest human rights organisation as he starts his tenure visiting Johannesburg Our world is facing complex problems that can only be tackled if we break away from old ideas that human rights are about some forms of injustice that people face, but not others The human rights movement needs to be bigger, bolder and more inclusive if it is to tackle the challenges that people face today, said seasoned activist Kumi Naidoo as he officially started his role as Secretary General of Amnesty International.

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  7. South Africa: Special Investigating Unit (SIU) to Host a Consultative ...Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | World News Report

    The Special Investigating Unit will host a consultative Stakeholder Engagement Forum in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal Province on 17 August 2018 in partnership with the Office of the Premier of KwaZulu-Natal. KwaZulu-Natal Premier Mr Thembinkosi Willies Mchunu will official open the forum while Head of Special Investigating Unit, Advocate Andy Mothibi will speak on the legislative mandate of the SIU.

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  8. Cardinal Wilfrid Napier takes on Ingonyama TrustRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    The Archbishop of Durban, Cardinal Wilfrid Napier said that the controversial move by the Ingonyama Trust Board to convert permission-to-occupy certificates into residential leases would penalise the poor - and leave them poorer. The trust's plan is set to be challenged this month in the Pietermaritzburg High Court by civil society groups and individuals backed by churches including the Catholic Church, the KwaZulu-Natal Council of Churches and the Lutheran Church.

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  9. Mvovo or Mapimpi: Who will wing it for the Springboks?Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    With the Rugby Championship opener against Argentina taking place at Kings Park in Durban on Saturday , speculation on the Springbok team has been rife. How will coach Rassie Erasmus balance his loose trio? What about the centres? There are so many quality locks.

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  10. #WomensMonth: Meet the women driving water-wise solutionsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    The lack of sanitation is one of the world's leading development challenges. Globally, around 2 billion people do not have access to appropriate sanitation and nearly 1 billion of them do not have any toilet.

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  11. .com | Memorial service to be held for KZN Sharks Board employeesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | News24

    A memorial service for two KwaZulu-Natal Sharks Board employees, who died in a boat accident last week, is expected to be held in Durban on Thursday. The employees were conducting a net inspection in Richards Bay when the boat they had been travelling in capsized in the surf at Newark Beach.

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  12. Solinas: Tight schedule means Kaizer Chiefs don't have time to improveRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    Giovanni Solinas clearly does not believe in the rotation principle that has worked so well for the club he hopes to usurp as South African champions. The new Kaizer Chiefs coach, yet to win an Absa Premiership game after three matches, has lamented his club's hectic schedule, describing it as being made for "robots, not for human beings".

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  13. FineLine acquires South African barcode tag providerRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Tire Business

    Tire barcode label maker FineLine Technologies Inc. has acquired Traderplus Pty. Ltd., a Durban, South Africa-based service bureau provider of barcode tags and labels, expanding its reach to South Africa and China.

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  14. 'Nevada in Africa' trade mission wraps upRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Pahrump Valley Times

    ... Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval's trade mission to Africa concluded this month in the coastal city of Durban, South Africa. The third and final leg of the mission was highlighted by meetings Thursday with Mayor Cllr Zandile Gumede, Kwazulu Natal Premier ...

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  15. .com | Weather Update: Cold and wet in the west, very hot in the far northRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | News24

    Light rain is expected for the southwestern parts of the Western Cape as a cold front moves in on Thursday. Extremely high fire danger conditions are expected over the western parts of the North West, western Free State, northwestern KwaZulu-Natal and the northeastern parts of the Eastern Cape.

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  16. KZN Sharks Board cancels tours, dissection shows due to strikeRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    If you had planned a school excursion to the KZN Sharks Board this week, you will need to change your plans. On Wednesday, the board announced that they have taken a decision to cancel all shark dissection shows and boat tours which were scheduled to take place this week.

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  17. Sport24.co.za | Durban Test: 'Movie' Rassie must try to avoidRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News24

    Dry, cool, benign breeze so far, so good on the weather radar for conditions in often fickle Durban when South Africa launch their Rugby Championship 2018 campaign against Argentina on Saturday . That is an important scenario, as long as it remains largely unchanged, because it will give the Springboks a particularly inviting opportunity to strike for a vital, bonus-point victory over the Pumas.

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  18. Feast of dance as JOMBA! turns 20Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Iol.co.za

    The annual JOMBA! Contemporary Dance Experience turns 20 this year. Hosted by the University of KwaZulu-Natal's Centre for Creative Arts, this landmark edition brings to Durban the world of contemporary dance and nurtures the development of local dancers.

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  19. FEATURE: Black-owned shipping company making waves in maritime sectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Iol.co.za

    Two KwaZulu Natal men have realised a lifelong ambition by becoming the first 100 percent black-owned ship-owners in South Africa. Durand Naidoo and Thuso Mhlambi, both 33, are the owners of Linsen Nambi, a company they started in 2012 and which made local maritime history when they bought Grindrod's Unicorn Bunker Services earlier this year.

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  20. Ela Gandhi blames economic inequality for SA's racial divideRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Iol.co.za

    Racial groups in South Africa can only bridge the gap between them if they all have equal access to the economy, said Dr Ela Gandhi, the granddaughter of Indian struggle icon Mahatma Gandhi. Speaking on the sideline of her famous grandfather's memorial lecture at the University of KwaZulu-Natal in Durban on Wednesday, Gandhi said the root of the racial divide in the country was imbalance economic distribution.

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